Forum about flow calculators available on pipeflowcalculations.com and how to find solution for your fluid flow problem.
- Posts: 1
- Joined: Wed Mar 29, 2017 1:11 am
Assume the pressure in a 3/4 inch natural pipe line (.824 I.D.) remains constant at 150 psig.; what is the thrust/force created as the gas exits the 3/4 inch open line?
- Site Admin
- Posts: 361
- Joined: Mon Feb 08, 2010 7:47 pm
It is density x velocity^2 x area
- Posts: 3
- Joined: Thu Mar 30, 2017 8:31 am
that should be the product of dynamic pressure and the area of the Pipe;
Force = (1/2 x Density x velocity^2) x (0.7854 x dia^2)